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VIDEO: Morrisons card takes on Aldi and Lidl

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:58
Morrisons invests £300m on new loyalty card scheme aimed at rivalling discounters Aldi and Lidl

Tension at HK government offices

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:56
Pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong surround key government buildings, as police warn they will "decisively uphold the law".

VIDEO: Brand joins London housing protest

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:51
Comedian Russell Brand joined Focus E15 protesters in London outside Bow County Court.

Taliban kill three in Kabul attack

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:46
At least three people are killed when a Taliban suicide bomber attacks an Afghan army bus in Kabul, the fourth such attack since Monday.

Saudis play down Hajj Ebola concerns

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:36
Two million Muslims begin the annual, five-day Hajj pilgrimage, with Saudi Arabia playing down concern of Ebola infection.

Doors open to Cranford author's home

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:35
The house of Cranford author Elizabeth Gaskell is opening its doors after a £2.5m refurbishment that has returned it to the style of the writer's era.

Hundreds of GP practices risk closure

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:25
Hundreds of GP practices are at risk of closure because of the number of doctors reaching retirement age, GP leaders say.

Israel urged to silence net activist

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:22
The Israeli authorities are urged to shut down the internet account of an activist in the country who is accused of harassing French reporters.

Ebola nurse tells of virus 'horror'

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:21
The British nurse who contracted the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone calls for action to stop the "horror and the misery" he witnessed there.

Patients' app diagnoses 'not useful'

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:12
More patients are going to their GP and telling them what treatment they need based on information from apps and the internet, a survey suggests.

Ship identified in Franklin search

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:11
A shipwreck recently found in north Canada is identified as HMS Erebus - lost in Sir John Franklin's famous Victorian-era Northwest Passage voyage.

Factory closure will cost 180 jobs

Thu, 2014-10-02 07:05
A factory in Fife is to close with the loss of about 180 jobs under proposals announced by its Danish owners.

Clyne & Shelvey win England call-ups

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:56
Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne and Swansea City midfielder Jonjo Shelvey are called up to the England squad.

In pictures: Exploring the African male

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:54
An exhibition of work by Rotimi Fani-Kayode

NI police budget cuts 'impossible'

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:54
Northern Ireland's chief constable says budget cuts are forcing his organisation into a virtually impossible position.

Cardiff speed camera 'UK's busiest'

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:49
A speed camera in Cardiff is the busiest in Britain - catching almost three times as many drivers each day as one on a Manchester motorway.

Boko Haram video shows leader alive

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:47
A video is released showing the purported leader of Nigeria's Islamist group Boko Haram dismissing the army's allegations he is dead.

UN accuses IS of 'gross abuses'

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:44
A "staggering array" of rights abuses has been committed in Iraq by Islamic State militants over a nine-week period, the UN says.

VIDEO: What can you do in a green phone box?

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:43
Disused phone boxes in London are being put to a novel use - as solar-powered charging stations for mobile phones.

De Silvestro F1 race bid breaks down

Thu, 2014-10-02 06:41
Sauber end their programme to make Simona De Silvestro the first woman to race in Formula 1 for nearly 40 years.

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